David McCormick

Areas of Practice

David is a member of the firm’s tax litigation practice group. He represents clients in conflicts with the Canada Revenue Agency and provincial tax authorities.

David has appeared before the Tax Court of Canada, Federal Court, Federal Court of Appeal, British Columbia Supreme and Provincial Courts, Social Security Tribunal of Canada (EI, CPP, OAS, GIS appeals), and Workers Compensation Appeal Tribunal (WCAT). A career trial lawyer, David practiced in both criminal law and civil litigation before transitioning to tax litigation. His practice is now exclusively focused on tax disputes at all stages of the process.

David takes a pragmatic approach to conflict resolution. He believes that every litigation strategy must reflect a client’s immediate needs, broader goals, and level of risk tolerance.

Outside of law, David is a father and husband.


  • Admitted to the British Columbia Bar, 2009
  • B.A., McGill University, 2004
  • L.L.B., University of Windsor, 2008

Professional Memberships and Associations

  • Member, Law Society of British Columbia
  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association